The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Preston with a requirement for Microsoft Office skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Office over the 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
Lancashire / Preston
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 23
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston - - 2.08%
As % of the Applications category - - 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £26,114
UK excluding London median salary £29,925 £30,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year -0.25% +5.26%  

Microsoft Office is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Preston with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
Preston
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 2 2 6
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Preston 1.68% 2.74% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 4
Median salary £32,500 £22,500 £28,864
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.44% -22.04%  
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - +1.53%  

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Preston

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Preston citing Microsoft Office as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Preston

Microsoft Office
Salary Trend in Preston

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Preston.

Salary trend for Microsoft Office in Preston

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Preston region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Validation
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (40.00%) Smoke Testing
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) SLA
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) Sisense
4 1 (20.00%) Web Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Customer Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Visualisation

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Preston by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Sisense
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) QA Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (40.00%) SDLC
1 2 (40.00%) Smoke Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (40.00%) Validation
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (20.00%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Tableau
2 1 (20.00%) VMware